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Awesome DIY Halloween Ideas on Flipboard

It’s October already and if you haven’t decided on a Halloween costume yet, don’t fret! With Flipboard, you have tons of awesome DIY Halloween ideas at your fingertips. When someone asks where you got your costume, there’s nothing like the satisfaction of saying, “I made it myself.”<p>Here’s the …

Decorations

A history of Playboy magazine covers – in pictures

Playboy covers have always been a mix of celebrity and full-frontal nudity. The announcement that they will no longer feature nudity is a break with a 60-year-old format. These covers trace the evolution of their wide range of photographic, illustrative and design-led fronts. Clever? Sometimes. …

Media Industry

Boeing says its metal microlattice is the 'lightest metal ever' (Tomorrow Daily 256)

Boeing

This Sub-$30,000 Driver's Car Shootout Is Gran Turismo in Real Life

Autocar takes the Mazda Miata, the Mini Cooper S JCW, the Renault Clio 220 Trophy, and the Toyota GT 86 on the track to crown the best one.<p>As much as we love seeing the latest Ferraris, Lamborghinis, and McLaren's screaming around the track, we're also frank with ourselves: not many of us will get …

This Is Why GM's LS V8s Are so Good

The LS engine is a legend, but what makes it so legendary? In a new engineering series, /DRIVE talks to Tom Nelson to find out.<p>What exactly is it about the LS engine that's so good? Why are people swapping them into Jeeps, Porsches, and even Miatas? The LS is legendary, but how did it get its …

Engines

Apple is obviously a cult (and Samsung isn't), says cultural historian

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>The idea that Apple is less a brand and more a religious cult has been around for a while.<p>Not so long ago, Samsung mocked the living bejaysus out of Apple's cultitude in very funny ads. It built the Galaxy …

How Many Royal Enfields Does it Take to Pull a Chrome Chariot?

We’re saved. No more wondering whether a moose head might look better on a cruiser than on an actual moose’s body. No more furious calculations about …

Microsoft Windows 10 free upgrade revisited: seven more of your questions answered

More than 75m PCs were upgraded to Windows 10 in the first month, and readers still have questions about installation disks, product keys, downgrading and more<p>Can I download the upgrade, store the files, and install it about a week later? <b>Ernst</b><p>Is there any reason to let a Microsoft store install the …

Windows 10

‘Stone’ fetus found inside 91-year-old Chilean woman suffering from abdominal pain for 60 years

It’s a rare condition that admittedly sounds like something out of a horror movie: A fetus dies, and is then calcified — essentially turned to stone …

How to Lose Weight and Still Eat Junk Foods

It’s time to rid your chips, cookies and candy of anything but enjoyment. These clean versions of your favorite junk foods do just that. Gone are …

Gaming Deals: $350 PS4 Bundle, $180 New 3DS XL, Ultimate Xbox Sale, $20 Destiny

Gamers Club Unlocked members can save $20 on a few PS4 games at Best Buy right now, including MLB 15: The Show for $20, The Order: 1886 for $20, and Bloodborne for $40.<p>Buy any DualShock 4 at Best Buy this week and you'll receive a free PS4 controller charging station.<p>Get The Last of Us Remastered …

The Simpsons Banged Out a Brilliant Donald Trump Parody

This is what is known as "pulling a South Park."<p>A single episode of an animated show takes anywhere between six and nine months to produce. This is why <i>South Park</i> pops; creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker turn around episodes in only a week's time, giving them the opportunity for timely jokes (watch …

Deal: Jaybird Freedom Sprint bluetooth headset only $39

Good Bluetooth headphones are hard to come around, especially at a good price. Of course, there’s the $30 Aukey earbuds we recommended as Father’s Day present, but some of you may be looking for something a bit more high-end. Popular deals site Daiy Steals is currently offering the Jaybird Freedom …

David Letterman's final Top Ten List was a star-studded affair

David Letterman’s final Top Ten List featured more star wattage than an awards show. For the final <i>Late Show</i>, Letterman enlisted 10 celebrity friends …

Comedy

5 Surprising Star Wars Facts, Straight From 1977

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Star Wars

Audi Just Invented Fuel Made From CO₂ and Water

An Audi research facility in Dresden, Germany, has managed to create the first batches of diesel fuel with a net-zero carbon footprint — made from …

Carbon Dioxide

Gaming Deals: $45 Super Smash Bros. Wii U, $330 Refurbished PS4s

Today's best deal comes from Amazon and Walmart, both of which are offering Super Smash Bros. for Wii U for $45.<p>Best Buy is offering an Xbox One controller for $10 with the purchase of the $350 Master Chief Collection bundle. The store will also take $20 off the price of a one-year Xbox Live Gold …

This 1:3-Scale Porsche Flat-Six Engine Sounds Amazing

We’ve previously brought you functional, scale versions of a V-12 and a W-32, as well as a 6.09-cubic-inch V-8 (and our pals at <i>R&T</i> have coverage of a tiny Ford Flathead V-8 running replica Ardun heads). They’re all very impressive, but fans of <i>flatter</i> engines may find them lacking. Enter this …

Claim your PlayStation Vita settlement credit now

If you've been anxiously waiting to claim the credit Sony owes you after it settled with the Federal Trade Commission over misleading PlayStation Vita ads, you'll be glad to hear that you can finally take action. The company handling Sony's settlements has launched a website that lets you file a …

Mortal Kombat X Sound Effects Made With Goo, Toilet Plungers

Mortal Kombat X's gory fatalities are a gruesome sight, but have you ever thought about the work that goes into creating the sound effects for them? Turns out, that process is almost as gross as the fatalities themselves.<p>Yesterday, Mortal Kombat X developer NetherRealm held a live broadcast, …

2014 Audi R18 e-tron: Audi’s Infamous Diesel-Hybrid Tested! - Ignition Ep. 125

7 Science-Based Tips To Make You Sexier On Valentine’s Day

<b>1) Definitely stare deep in their eyes</b><p>Oliver Burkeman’s Help! How to be slightly happier and get a bit more done pointed me to evidence that staring …

Relationships

Upset Fans Lash Out Over 'Evolve' DLC, Lack Of Content

<i>Evolve</i> has already gotten some pretty rave reviews from critics and gamers alike, but 2K’s 4 vs. 1 monster shooter is facing backlash from gamers.<p>That’s because of the sheer amount of day-one DLC (downloadable content) available at launch: $60 total, or exactly how much the game itself costs.<p>This …

What not to ask about at a job interview

After waiting and hoping, you finally get the call – for a job interview.<p>It is for the job you really want and you immediately pore over potential interview questions and review your research on the company. You get to the interview and sail through it confidently, knowing you were made for this …

How To Buy Happiness: The Purchases Most Likely To Bring You Joy

While true happiness may be something that can only be found in the heart, there are plenty of arguments that say money <i>can</i> actually buy you some …

Happiness

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If You Want To Lose Weight, Hack Your Living Environment Like Skinny People

One of the most useful pieces of knowledge to come from behavioral science of the past few years is this: to change ourselves, we’re wise to change our environments. Much of the self-improvement industry is focused on ways to cattle prod our willpower into healthier habits. Behavioral …

18 Ways to Build Muscle All Day

Shed fat, sculpt muscle, accelerate recovery, and build strength beyond the gym<p>OVERVIEW<p><b>SURE, YOU WANT A BROADER CHEST AND ABS THAT WHISTLE IN THE WIND.</b> Biceps that bulge through your shirtsleeves would be nice too. But these aren't the only reasons you hit the gym. You also work out to burn off the …

Destiny Fixes & Mortal Kombat X Reveal - IGN Daily Fix - IGN Video

Win a $60 Gift Card! Big Destiny fix on the way & character reveal for Mortal Kombat X. Plus, SEGA reveals company downsizing & Sony invites select …